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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: South Dakota: Females

(Data from the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time (YRFT) workers. The relative earnings of a given group equals the median earnings of the group divided by $32,717, the median earnings of US YRFT workers aged 21 to 64, times 100)

 
 
                                        Total                                     Worked year-round full-time in 1999
                                                            Employed                                           Relative
                                             Perc.                                                 Median      earnings
                                  Number     dist.       Number   Percent      Number   Percent  earnings  (US Med=100)

21 to 64 years                   199,795     100.0      154,470      77.3     101,545      50.8   $22,045          67.4
 Not a high school graduate       13,445       6.7        6,355      47.3       3,405      25.3   $16,163          49.4
 High school graduate             60,755      30.4       45,580      75.0      29,730      48.9   $19,235          58.8
 Some college                     74,490      37.3       59,990      80.5      38,660      51.9   $21,743          66.5
 Bachelor degree                  37,240      18.6       31,460      84.5      21,995      59.1   $26,380          80.6
 Advanced degree                  10,280       5.1        8,850      86.1       6,340      61.7   $35,764         109.3

21 to 24 years                    19,650     100.0       15,120      76.9       6,725      34.2   $16,578          50.7
 Not a high school graduate        1,420       7.2          605      42.6         290      20.5   $12,411          37.9
 High school graduate              4,900      24.9        3,635      74.1       1,925      39.2   $15,702          48.0
 Some college                     10,025      51.0        8,130      81.1       3,165      31.6   $16,704          51.1
 Bachelor degree                   2,820      14.4        2,415      85.7       1,185      42.1   $19,856          60.7
 Advanced degree                     165       0.8          135      82.0          65      39.5   $18,750          57.3
25 to 34 years                    43,715     100.0       34,800      79.6      23,330      53.4   $21,681          66.3
 Not a high school graduate        2,600       5.9        1,275      49.0         610      23.4   $15,090          46.1
 High school graduate             10,200      23.3        7,700      75.5       4,855      47.6   $17,686          54.1
 Some college                     16,670      38.1       13,565      81.4       8,955      53.7   $20,987          64.1
 Bachelor degree                  11,390      26.1        9,900      86.9       7,350      64.5   $24,830          75.9
 Advanced degree                   2,140       4.9        1,900      88.8       1,255      58.7   $31,060          94.9
35 to 44 years                    57,375     100.0       47,055      82.0      32,690      57.0   $22,852          69.8
 Not a high school graduate        3,040       5.3        1,525      50.1         875      28.8   $17,336          53.0
 High school graduate             17,890      31.2       14,570      81.4       9,920      55.4   $19,886          60.8
 Some college                     21,555      37.6       18,260      84.7      12,845      59.6   $22,679          69.3
 Bachelor degree                  10,950      19.1        9,455      86.4       6,695      61.2   $27,793          84.9
 Advanced degree                   2,880       5.0        2,525      87.7       1,790      62.2   $36,468         111.5
45 to 54 years                    47,485     100.0       38,670      81.4      27,400      57.7   $23,329          71.3
 Not a high school graduate        2,460       5.2        1,275      51.8         750      30.6   $15,866          48.5
 High school graduate             15,380      32.4       12,295      79.9       8,685      56.5   $20,095          61.4
 Some college                     17,020      35.8       14,185      83.3      10,065      59.1   $23,081          70.5
 Bachelor degree                   8,590      18.1        7,410      86.2       5,310      61.8   $28,333          86.6
 Advanced degree                   3,385       7.1        3,070      90.7       2,325      68.7   $37,209         113.7
55 to 64 years                    31,570     100.0       18,825      59.6      11,405      36.1   $22,068          67.5
 Not a high school graduate        3,920      12.4        1,675      42.7         875      22.3   $17,557          53.7
 High school graduate             12,380      39.2        7,385      59.6       4,350      35.1   $19,430          59.4
 Some college                      9,215      29.2        5,845      63.4       3,630      39.4   $22,705          69.4
 Bachelor degree                   3,490      11.1        2,280      65.3       1,450      41.5   $28,702          87.7
 Advanced degree                   1,715       5.4        1,220      71.3         905      52.8   $39,364         120.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    28,095     100.0        6,240      22.2       1,870       6.6   $16,814          51.4
 Not a high school graduate        5,695      20.3        1,040      18.3         255       4.4   $11,729          35.8
 High school graduate             11,590      41.3        2,675      23.1         785       6.8   $15,213          46.5
 Some college                      7,290      25.9        1,675      23.0         480       6.6   $18,906          57.8
 Bachelor degree                   1,825       6.5          435      23.8         190      10.4   $31,000          94.8
 Advanced degree                     885       3.2          235      26.7          90       9.9   $40,625         124.2


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: June 03, 2010